Yellow Doors

Ruth Goring

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Subject Category: Poetry
Length: 45 pages
Size: 5 x 6 inches
Binding: saddlestiched [chapbook]
Published: November 2003
ISBN: 978-0-9743427-0-2


In this debut collection, Ruth Goring offers poems of winsome accessibility and adventurous, hopeful musing coupled with delightful and sensual design. She opens a door into undiscovered countries: urgent rivers, wordless giants, soul-stirring music, fathers never known, voices that beckon and fade. Here are sorrow and sweetness, heartbreak and hope. The mundane is here, and also the numinous. At times they switch places. And in the strangeness of these landscapes the familiar is revisioned

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Five Poems [PDF]

Table of Contents

Yellow Doors
Not Very Pavlovian
Showy Sunflower
They Know Not What They Do
Hard to Bear
Sky Me
The Song
What I Heard
Recovering from the Accident
Old Love Not Like Ashes
I Hate to Write
Pilgrim's Way
When You Come
Trees of Heaven
Two Fish